11/26/2019 - 12/31/1969


Celebrating research and innovation in Canada

Join Mitacs and leaders from industry, academia, and government for an evening of celebration and networking as we honour the outstanding achievements of Mitacs alumni.


At ECHO PITCH 2019 five top cardiovascular health start-ups will compete for funding from a $250,000 pool in front of a panel of judges and a live audience. These five finalists have been selected from the Entrepreneurship for Cardiovascular Health Opportunities (ECHO) program, where they received 12 months of hands-on entrepreneurship training and mentorship.


Presenter: Mitacs, Brent Wennekes, Director, Business Development (moderator)

Cypher Environmental, Todd Burns, CEO
NSERC: Frank Nolan, Research and Innovation Development Officer
IRAP-NRC Prairies Region: Joe Cattani, Industrial Technology Advisor
WTC Winnipeg: Éric Courcelles, Director of Strategy


On Sept. 26, visit the MaRS Startup Open House and unlock the doors to Toronto's most innovative companies.

Connect with a roster of ventures in one central location; get the inside story on the coolest technologies; see what it’s like to work in a fast-growing, game-changing company; and explore career and investment opportunities with the founders and teams making it all happen.


MBiotech's Career Day provides an opportunity for:

  • Company Representatives to promote their organizations to the MBiotech students available for Co-op positions

  • Potential employers to learn more about the Master of Biotechnology Co-op program


Elevate is Canada’s largest technology festival. A community driven not-for-profit that brings together emerging and scaling startups, forward-thinking corporates, academics, ambitious talent and generous partners to raise the profile of the Canadian innovation ecosystem.


Mitacs will be hosting an Innovation Lunch at British Columbia Sustainable Energy Association’s (BCSEA) Energy Connections 2019 conference.

This conference will bring together policy makers, researchers, innovation leaders, educators, and industry experts to connect, collaborate and engage for the progress of BC’s sustainable energy solutions.


The 1st annual CRANIA Conference will be held at the MaRS Discovery District located in downtown Toronto on September 16, 2019. The conference features keynotes, workshops, and panel discussions on comprehensive topics pertaining to the emerging field of neuromodulation. Our goal is to provide a highly-interactive environment which will foster learning and networking for all those who are interested in neuromodulation.


THE CLOCK IS TICKING. To make the technology leaps needed to reverse the climate crisis in the time available to us, we need to connect and collaborate with those who share our inspiration to accelerate climate solutions. 


Ontario Tech University in collaboration with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, as part of the Chamber’s Energy Week in Canada discussion series, is pleased to present an opportunity for learning, understanding and dialogue on all things energy in Canada.Learn from industry and academic experts about how various forms of energy can contribute to our economic, social and environmental success, for now and into the future.